Spanish Dictionary - contemporary coverage of Spanish and English translation
Compiled by expert teams of Spanish and English lexicographers, the Oxford Spanish Dictionary provides the richest, most contemporary coverage of Spanish from around the world. The result of thorough research using sophisticated computer programs to search for new terminology and ensure that all the latest vocabulary from Latin American Spanish and American English is covered, this application covers over 24 varieties of Spanish as it is written and spoken throughout the Spanish-speaking world--from Spain to Mexico, from Peru to the River Plate.
Special entries on life and culture explain the differences between institutions, administrative systems, educational systems, and general life in the Spanish and English-speaking worlds, offering vital background to the language.
The dictionary is more accessible than ever making it easy for the reader to distinguish between and search for words. With half of the entries in English and half in Spanish, the Oxford Spanish Dictionary is the ideal reference for native speakers of either language. Handy and easy-to-use, this dictionary is also the essential tool for all students and teachers, as well as translators and language professionals.
- Over 300, 000 words and phrases and over 480, 000 translations that provide comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of Spanish and English
- In-text boxes that provide detailed guidance on grammar and usage
- American English throughout, with British English alternatives given where relevant
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